Attorney general holding news conference before releasing Mueller report

Democrats are asking Attorney General William Barr to cancel the press conference and let the redacted version of the report speak for itself. ABC News' Elizabeth Hur reports.
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Transcript for Attorney general holding news conference before releasing Mueller report
We begin with breaking new details on the long awaited mullah report being released today by attorney general William Barr but first part plans to hold a news conference this morning Democrats claim he's trying to spend the findings. And president trumps favorable for the country can read at sources tell the Washington Post the report. Will be lightly redacted. ABC's Elizabeth her house the latest from Washington analyst with good morning. To name Kenneth good morning to you and yes top Democrats say this is just wrong and they are demanding that the attorney general canceled a press conference but. It is still happening and we now know Mueller himself. Will not be there. Attorney general William Bart coming under fire after announcing he and his deputy AG by grosans Stein will hold a press conference. Before releasing a redacted version of the mullah report. The attorney general. It appears to be waging a media campaign. On behalf of president trump. Democrats now calling on bar to let the report speak for itself Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer tweeting the processed is poisoned. While speaker Nancy Pelosi says AG bar has the rolling out his credibility. Democrats are also blasting reports that the Justice Department has already discussed the special counsel's findings with the White House I've not pulling it present. Yeah but it was president trump who broke the news about bars press conference doing a radio interview yesterday he'll see a lot of very. Strong things command bar has already declared Muller found no evidence the president and his campaign colluded with Russia. But on allegations of obstruction no final call from Mueller but Bart concluded. There was not enough evidence to prove that. The Washington Post is now reporting mullah report will be lightly redacted and the report will reveal. That Mueller decided he could not come to a conclusion on obstruction because it was too difficult to determine trumps intent. But again we are told we will not see it or hear from Mueller today but that could change down the road as Democrats say they have not ruled out calling a Muller to testify before congress. Kenneth and today Elizabeth how long day head thank you.

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